DETROIT (WWJ) – Scary moments on a Delta flight bound for Detroit from Beijing on Friday.

Just after takeoff from Beijing airport an engine on the plane burst into flames.

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Video from the ground shows an area with flames shooting out from the plane.

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Passengers told WXYT that they heard a loud booming sound on takeoff and noticed that the plane was not getting lift into the air. Shortly after – the pilot announced that a compressor had failed and they were returning to the Beijing airport.

Travelers were delayed overnight in travel but arrived safely in metro Detroit.

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There were no reported injuries on that Delta flight that had 227 passengers.